Shorten Month End - Apply Lean Thinking to Your Month-End Closing Proc
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Shorten Month End - Apply Lean Thinking to Your Month-End Closing Process


Total Credits: 4 including 4 Accounting

Average Rating:
  4.3   (4 comments)
Category:
Accounting and Auditing |  ACPEN Industry Institute |  Industry
Faculty :
John L. Daly
Course Levels:
Intermediate
Duration:
4 Hours
License:
Access for 30 day(s) after program date.

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Description

Surveys show that the average North American company completes their monthly financial statement closing in five days.  However, some companies are able to close their books in one day or less.  Many financial managers who feel pressured to shorten financial statement preparation time struggle with the balance between accuracy and speed.

  

This webcast will focus on the key aspects of every close and provide participants with methods to prepare better quality financial information more cheaply and in less time.

Course Materials

Faculty

John L. Daly Related seminars and products: 30

MBA, CPA, CMA, CPIM


John L. Daly, MBA, CPA, CMA, CPIM, is a Chelsea, Michigan-based management consultant specializing in costing, pricing strategy and pricing model development.  He has taught continuing professional education courses since 1995 and began doing ethics seminars two weeks before the Enron scandal.  John has been CFO for a Tier 1 automotive parts supplier and a large restaurant chain and COO for a window treatments manufacturer and retailer.  He is the author of "Pricing for Profitability", published by Wiley and Sons.


Dates

Fri, Oct 27, 2017 - 10:00a to 02:00p EDT
Wed, Nov 01, 2017 - 11:00a to 03:00p EDT
Fri, Nov 17, 2017 - 01:00p to 05:00p EST
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 - 02:00p to 06:00p EST
Fri, Dec 01, 2017 - 11:00a to 03:00p EST
Fri, Dec 22, 2017 - 09:00a to 01:00p EST
Fri, Dec 29, 2017 - 12:00p to 04:00p EST
Tue, Jan 02, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EST
Thu, Jan 18, 2018 - 01:00p to 05:00p EST
Tue, Jan 30, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EST
Thu, Feb 01, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EST
Fri, Feb 16, 2018 - 01:00p to 05:00p EST
Tue, Feb 27, 2018 - 10:00a to 02:00p EST
Thu, Mar 01, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EST
Fri, Mar 16, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EDT
Thu, Mar 29, 2018 - 08:00a to 12:00p EDT
Mon, Apr 02, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EDT
Thu, Apr 19, 2018 - 09:00a to 01:00p EDT
Mon, Apr 30, 2018 - 09:00a to 01:00p EDT
Tue, May 01, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EDT
Thu, May 17, 2018 - 03:00p to 07:00p EDT
Tue, May 29, 2018 - 12:00p to 04:00p EDT
Sat, Jun 02, 2018 - 09:00a to 01:00p EDT
Wed, Jun 20, 2018 - 08:00a to 12:00p EDT
Thu, Jun 28, 2018 - 05:00p to 09:00p EDT
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Fri, Jul 27, 2018 - 10:00a to 02:00p EDT
Wed, Aug 01, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EDT
Mon, Aug 20, 2018 - 09:00a to 01:00p EDT
Thu, Aug 30, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EDT
Tue, Sep 04, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EDT
Wed, Sep 19, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EDT
Fri, Sep 28, 2018 - 10:00a to 02:00p EDT
Tue, Oct 02, 2018 - 09:00a to 01:00p EDT
Thu, Oct 18, 2018 - 12:00p to 04:00p EDT
Tue, Oct 30, 2018 - 09:00a to 01:00p EDT
Thu, Nov 01, 2018 - 12:00p to 04:00p EDT
Fri, Nov 16, 2018 - 12:00p to 04:00p EST
Thu, Nov 29, 2018 - 09:00a to 01:00p EST
Tue, Dec 04, 2018 - 09:00a to 01:00p EST
Tue, Dec 18, 2018 - 02:00p to 06:00p EST
Sat, Dec 29, 2018 - 11:00a to 03:00p EST

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites Some month-end closing experience
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For CFOs, Controllers, other corporate, government and nonprofit accountants and those who advise them
Original Recording Date 03/09/2016
Learning Objectives

*Gain insight into how to do a month-end closing faster, better and more cheaply


Major Subjects

*Trends in financial statement closings including the Quick Close, Soft Close and Virtual Close

*Review and discuss information systems’ headaches that slow you down

*Work through examples of close cycle “time killers” and how to resolve them

*Get inventory and cost of sales under control  

*Identify the improvement projects that will yield the biggest benefit

*Review what leading edge finance managers are doing to close more quickly


Yellow Book No
Course Developer Executive Education, Inc.
Date Added to Catalog 1/6/2016

Additional Information

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Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
Course Registration Requirements Online Registration
Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration 


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Overall:     4.3

Total Reviews: 175

Comments

Mujtaba I - ,

"Presentation was great and interactive."

Stacy S - Sherwood, Arkansas

"Extremely engaging with relevant material"

Gretchen D - ,

"Great presentation and useful suggested solutions that could be implemented quickly."

Mary C - ,

"John is one of the more interesting webinar speakers I have listened to in a long while"

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